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Can a $165K Bentley SUV be a deal? If it’s the V8 Bentayga…maybe

Share Facebook Tweet Pinterest Email Since its 2015 launch, the Bentley Bentayga uber-luxury SUV has offered American customers umpteen interior, paint, wheel and trim options. But until now it’s been limited to a single stateside engine choice: a torque-monster 6.0-liter W12 –- undoubtedly a proper selection for a premium utility in the Bentayga’s $200K-plus price category, but also ...

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This is how the other half lives

Share Facebook Tweet Pinterest Email The ride offered by the new 2018 Rolls-Royce Phantom feels like you’re being whisked about in a sedan chair carried by beauty queens stepping on marshmallows while wearing extra-large and comfy bunny slippers. No, that’s too harsh, too Kia K900. The Phantom ride is more like angels who are graciously but softly flapping ...

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Snow-drifting in the latest Aston supercar

Share Facebook Tweet Pinterest Email Aston Martin’s new Vantage is a crucial car, replacing the British automaker’s smallest model and biggest-seller; 25,000 Vantages were sold over its lengthy production run. The new car goes head to head with the Porsche 911 Turbo, Jaguar F-Type SVR and Mercedes-AMG GT, but the AMG-GT is closest in concept: a two-seat, rear-wheel-drive ...

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What it’s like to drive the Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio

Share Facebook Tweet Pinterest Email Edging past 120 mph on Circuit of the America’s main straight, the steep uphill makes late braking easy before simultaneously cresting the hill and clipping the apex of turn one, a hairpin left. The rest of the first sector is done in fourth gear, slicing right and left at better than 80 mph, your ...

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Racing at The Thermal Club

Share Facebook Tweet Pinterest Email Bill Auberlen has raced four times in the 24 Hours of Le Mans, more than 25 times at the Daytona 24 Hours, more than 400 race starts overall, and once against me. Well, against me, it wasn’t really a race — it was more a series of lead-follow exercises. And he was leading. ...

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Here’s what you need to know about Chevy’s latest SUV

Share Facebook Tweet Pinterest Email What is it: The 2018 Chevy Equinox diesel is a compact crossover powered by a 1.6-liter turbodiesel engine, reportedly good for 39 mpg on the highway. The most luxurious (and expensive) trim level is this Premier version, which adds leather heated seats, rear cross traffic alert, side blind-zone alert, a hands-free power liftgate, ...

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